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Iran reopens its market for Brazilian meat
Animal Products

Iran reopens its market for Brazilian meat

After suspending the purchase of animal protein, Iranian health control authorities had asked the Brazilian government for more information

by BrazilGovNews published Mar 29, 2017 12:00 AM News
Government intensifies oversight and escalates sanctions for meatpackers
Regulation

Government intensifies oversight and escalates sanctions for meatpackers

For President Michel Temer, proposals lead to better monitoring while reducing red tape for producers

by BrazilGovNews published Mar 29, 2017 12:00 AM News
Hong Kong reopens market to Brazilian meat
Operation Weak Flesh

Hong Kong reopens market to Brazilian meat

It was the last major importer that still required further explanations regarding Brazilian products

by BrazilGovNews published Mar 28, 2017 12:00 AM News
Temer sanctions law establishing National Week of No Violence against Women
Gender equality

Temer sanctions law establishing National Week of No Violence against Women

Week will take place every year in November, with lectures and discussions on women's rights violations

by BrazilGovNews published Mar 28, 2017 12:00 AM News
Brazil shares Rio 2016 experience with Japanese authorities
Tokyo 2020

Brazil shares Rio 2016 experience with Japanese authorities

Organising Committee is seeking to learn lessons on Brazil's success in governance, intelligence, defence and public safety during the last edition of the Olympic Game

by BrazilGovNews published Mar 28, 2017 12:00 AM News
President sees intensified “economic virtuous circle" in Brazil
Economy

President sees intensified “economic virtuous circle" in Brazil

Temer says crisis in Brazil has subsided in the wake of measures by the federal government to help resume growth

by BrazilGovNews published Mar 27, 2017 12:00 AM News
by BrazilGovNews published Mar 27, 2017 12:00 AM News
Brazil develops clean fuel for rockets and satellites
Launch

Brazil develops clean fuel for rockets and satellites

Based on ethanol, Brazilian fuel has lower costs and provides less handling risks compared to imported equivalents

by BrazilGovNews published Mar 27, 2017 12:00 AM News
Capoeira and the face of Brazil
Cultural Heritage

Capoeira and the face of Brazil

Emerge into Brazilian culture and find out why capoeira is even more interesting

by BrazilGovNews published Mar 26, 2017 12:00 AM News
China announces full reopening of its market to Brazilian meat
Foreign trade

China announces full reopening of its market to Brazilian meat

Ministry of Agriculture said in a statement that decision is a "categorical testament to the strength and quality of the Brazilian health protection system"

by BrazilGovNews published Mar 25, 2017 12:00 AM News
Chile and Egypt resume imports of Brazilian meat
Meatpacking Plants

Chile and Egypt resume imports of Brazilian meat

Chile has lifted its general import restrictions this Saturday (25), but maintained the suspension of imports from the 21 meatpackers targeted by the Weak Flesh operation. Egypt has officially declared to be reassured of the quality of Brazilian meat after independent testing

by BrazilGovNews published Mar 25, 2017 12:00 AM News
Foreign investment hits record high for first bimester
Foreign Sector

Foreign investment hits record high for first bimester

In the first two months of 2017, foreign investors put US$ 16.8 billion in the Brazilian productive sector. Resources went to all segments of the economy

by BrazilGovNews published Mar 24, 2017 12:00 AM News
Temer: reducing bureaucracy brings legal certainty and creates jobs
Modernisation

Temer: reducing bureaucracy brings legal certainty and creates jobs

Federal government launched the Single Foreign Trade Portal this Thursday. Designed to streamline the country’s foreign trade system, the platform should reduce export times by 40%

by BrazilGovNews published Mar 23, 2017 12:00 AM News
by BrazilGovNews published Mar 23, 2017 12:00 AM News
Agriculture Minister visits meatpacking plant with Chinese journalists
Reassuring Quality

Agriculture Minister visits meatpacking plant with Chinese journalists

Blairo Maggi’s visit was in response to requests by the Chinese press. Agriculture Minister also held a conference with foreign press in the morning

by BrazilGovNews published Mar 23, 2017 12:00 AM News
Temer sends letter of support to British government after attack
Diplomatic Relations

Temer sends letter of support to British government after attack

Incident near British Parliament in London left four dead and about 40 wounded

by BrazilGovNews published Mar 22, 2017 12:00 AM News
Brazilian meat is internationally recognised
Health Protection

Brazilian meat is internationally recognised

Brazilian production chain is widely renowned for the high technical standards and quality that ensure access to key global markets

by BrazilGovNews published Mar 22, 2017 12:00 AM News
by BrazilGovNews published Mar 22, 2017 12:00 AM News
by BrazilGovNews published Mar 22, 2017 12:00 AM News
Rigorous inspection system ensures quality of Brazilian meat
Quality Assurance

Rigorous inspection system ensures quality of Brazilian meat

Ministry of Agriculture has mechanisms and programmes to identify possible irregularities in food

by BrazilGovNews published Mar 21, 2017 12:00 AM News
Petrobras reports R$ 2.5 billion profits on Q4 2016
Petrobras Results

Petrobras reports R$ 2.5 billion profits on Q4 2016

Company reverses R$ 16.4 billion losses from Q3 2016 with R$ 2.5 billion profit for the last quarter of the year

by BrazilgovNews published Mar 21, 2017 12:00 AM News
Temer: "prompt response" reverses South Korea decision on chicken
Livestock

Temer: "prompt response" reverses South Korea decision on chicken

Ministries of Agriculture and Foreign Affairs are working to demonstrate the strictness of Brazil’s health inspection services and the quality of our exports

by BrazilGovNews published Mar 21, 2017 12:00 AM News
Ministry will send information to China about meat issue
Oversight

Ministry will send information to China about meat issue

Agriculture Minister says Brazil will provide all due clarifications to Chinese government as quickly as possible

by BrazilGovNews published Mar 20, 2017 12:00 AM News
Brazil is the largest producer of wind power in Latin America
Electricity

Brazil is the largest producer of wind power in Latin America

Report by GWEC ranks Brazil 5th in the world in installed wind power capacity growth, points to cheaper rates in coming years

by BrazilGovNews published Mar 20, 2017 12:00 AM News
by BrazilGovNews published Mar 20, 2017 12:00 AM News
Government accelerates audits and ensures quality of Brazilian meat
Investigations

Government accelerates audits and ensures quality of Brazilian meat

In a meeting with ambassadors, President Michel Temer and cabinet members reassured the representatives of importing countries of Brazil’s rigorous health inspection procedures

by BrazilGovNews published Mar 19, 2017 12:00 AM News
Maggi: Brazilian production system is "strong and robust”
Animal Products

Maggi: Brazilian production system is "strong and robust”

Minister of Agriculture, Livestock and Food Supply highlighted the transparency of producers and the quality of animal protein produced in Brazil

by BrazilGovNews published Mar 19, 2017 12:00 AM News
Entities guarantee safety of animal products
Livestock

Entities guarantee safety of animal products

For industry representatives, individual cases cannot affect the whole system that meets strict international rules

by BrazilGovNews published Mar 19, 2017 12:00 AM News
The gold, art and prophets’ city
Art & Culture

The gold, art and prophets’ city

Congonhas do Campo may seem quite a simple city but it keeps one of the most important art pieces from Brazil

by BrazilGovNews published Mar 18, 2017 12:00 AM News
Brazil, US presidents discuss progress in relations
Bilateral Relations

Brazil, US presidents discuss progress in relations

Brazilian president stressed the importance of a bilateral agenda between the two countries, while US President congratulated Brazil for the results achieved in recent months

by BrazilGovNews published Mar 18, 2017 12:00 AM News